QPS Evaluation Services Inc. was founded in 1997 in Canada. It is an accredited third-party testing, certification and field evaluation body for electrical and electronic products.
With its headquarters in Toronto, QPS operates several service centres in Canada, the USA, Europe, and Asia; and also collaborates with a network of testing and inspection partners worldwide. Its services enable its customers to meet national and international regulatory requirements related to electrical safety, energy efficiency, and explosive atmospheres.
QPS holds national accreditations for Canada and the USA for conducting certification for a wide range of electrical product categories, including hazardous location equipment (Ex/Atex). It is also a Notified Body for assessing the conformity of Ex Equipment to the requirements of the European ATEX Directive.
At the international level, QPS is accredited in the IECEE/CB Scheme as NCB and CBTL, and in the IECEx Scheme as ExCB and ExTL. The two industry schemes enjoy extensive worldwide recognition.